What does a School Psychologist do?

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by Scott McGuire, Elections Chair for WSPA*** I have been asked from time to time, “What does a School Psychologist do?”  The perception is that we work with kids who have emotional or behavior problems.  I start by...

Thoughts about Ethics and CEUs

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by David Briggs, Ethics Chair for WSPA*** Every few years, it is inevitable that school psychologists have to renew their certification/licensure. It is worth noting that the National Association of School Psychologists...

Who are We Writing Reports For?

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by Sarah Perkins, President and Membership Chair for WSPA*** I have recently improved my efficiency at report writing through some techniques, like using TheFormTool, but I still have not really addressed, in my own...

Meaningful Work

***Post written by Bob Bayuk, Northwest Representative for WSPA*** Some years back when I was working in Worland, my boss and I put on a workshop in Cody.  We invited BJ Wise and Kim Marcum from Randy Sprick’s group to come talk about meaningful work, finding a way to...

Interesting articles and newsletters

Password for access is antelope ***Post written by Laura Lane, Secretary for WSPA*** I receive an online newsletter from ADDITUDE.  Some of the recent articles that have caught my interest include one titled How a Physician Treats ADHD with Combination Therapy.  The...